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The Brokerage Citylink

Who we are

We are an independent charity providing young people in London with a 'Pathway' of opportunities into employment, working in partnership with employers, schools and volunteers at every stage

We provide employers with the advice and the means to engage with local communities and access local talent.

What we do

Our vision is that all young Londoners, regardless of background, will have the understanding, skills and confidence to make the most of the career opportunities in the City.

Find out more about how our Pathway is raising aspirations and creating diversity, and how you can get involved.

For young people


For schools, colleges and education professionals


For corporates and volunteers 

    For Corporates and volunteers

Providing unique opportunities and support for young people from secondary school, through college and university and into employment.


Offering workplace visits and school-based activities that can add value to your classroom and support various areas of the curriculum.


Effective and rewarding ways to contribute to social mobility among local communities and access exciting, diverse talent.

The Brokerage Alumni Network

Previous participants now working in the City

Our Alumni are part of the next generation of City talent, acting as role models for the next crop of young Londoners at the start of their own Pathway.


For all the latest news and opportunities from the Brokerage Citylink, you can follow us on Facebook and twitter.

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Latest Articles

What is the perfect volunteering opportunity?

Employee volunteering has been rising in recent years, and employers in London’s financial districts have been leading the way with many tens of thousands of valuable hours donated (including several thousand to the Brokerage).

But what is the ideal volunteering activity?

We think it might be something immediately rewarding, as well as with a longer term impact. Something that makes use of a volunteer’s unique skills, knowledge and experience. An activity that is relevant to the business and the wider industry.

Perhaps something that any member of staff can take part in, no matter their specific job role nor level of experience or seniority? How about something that is as convenient as possible for volunteers to get to, and involves minimal time away from their desk? An activity that require little, or no, preparation beforehand?

If this sounds like the perfect volunteering opportunity for you or your staff, read on to find out how to get involved!

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Inspiring advice for young women from Brokerage Alumni, Friends and Staff

International Women's Day is taking place on 8th March, with people across the world celebrating the economic, political and social achievements of women past, present and future.

The theme for 2014 is 'Inspiring Change', something which the Brokerage is constantly striving towards! For instance, this financial year alone we have placed 80 young women into internships, apprenticeships and jobs in business, finance and law (just over half of 158 total placed candidates).

The Brokerage is celebrating by sharing advice and tips for aspiring young women from our fantastic Alumni, Friends and Staff.

If you'd like to get involved, please send us your advice via email, Facebook or Twitter!

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